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  • Clockwork Futures: The Science of Steampunk and the Reinvention of the Modern World
    Brandy Schillace

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    Clockwork Futures

    “Steampunk,” for the unfamiliar, is a 19th-century aesthetic characterized by a fictional world where modern conveniences abound, propelled by atypical power sources (e.g., steam and coal) and energy convenience (e.g., gears and cogs). Clockwork Futures tells the stories of the real-life inventions that inspired the machines of the genre. The inventions enshrined in steampunk were… Read More